Definition and Meanings for blubber

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Blubber is ranked 31,224 in the ranking of most used words in English

Part of Speech of blubber

noun, intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, transitive verb

Etymology of blubber

see blobber, blob, bleb

Meaning of blubber


as noun

  • a bubble.
  • the fat of whales and other large sea animals from which oil is obtained. it lies immediately under the skin and over the muscular flesh.
  • a large sea nettle or medusa.

as intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun

  • to weep noisily, or so as to disfigure the face; to cry in a childish manner.

as transitive verb

  • to swell or disfigure (the face) with weeping; to wet with tears.
  • to give vent to (tears) or utter (broken words or cries); -- with forth or out.
  • No antonyms for blubber

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